Problems in telephone traffic engineering

Author(s): F. P. Valentine
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 1911
Volume: 30
Page(s): 1,735 - 1,756
ISSN (Paper): 0097-2444
DOI: 10.1109/PAIEE.1911.6660261



It is the purpose of this paper to deal with a few of the many operating problems that confront a telephone company, serving a territory made up of several hundred communities of varying types ranging from a large Metropolitan area to sparsely settled rural districts.